Celebrated singer and guitarist Edmund Ganja known for his stage name Eddy Ganja has dropped a new single Help me Lord. The all English song is a pure reflection of how we all need God’s super natural power in life.
Help me Lord would be a message we all relate with normally however for Eddy Ganja, the message has been interpreted as a desperate call to God as things may be falling apart for the widower who recently lost his wife. Eddy Ganja a few years ago lost his wife of his youth and life hasn’t been the same since.
“I follow the sun” the chorus echoes in the song. Eddy Ganja has since losing his wife received so much love from his family, friends and fans who continue to ask him to be strong.
Who is Eddy Ganja?
Eddy Ganja was born Edmund Ganja and is a guitarist, vocalist and composer, who does individual works but also attached Uganda’s oldest music outfit, Afrigo Band. He started doing music in 1969 when he was a student at Kololo SS.
He joined the then Crane Band that was then Uganda’s most popular teenage bands where he was a guitarist.
At the band, he composed and recorded his first single dubbed I Got A Feeling and later Anifah, all under the Cranes label. In 1974, the band split up but he remained a band member.
In 1975, he joined Afrigo band where he has remained upto today.
Besides performing in Afrigo, he has composed and sang a song dubbed Baseketelera Nga Nze, which was one of the band’s greatest songs back in the day.
Listen to Help me Lord by Eddy Ganja here